The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing SQL 5 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.58% 10.00% 7.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.78% 47.06% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Median daily rate £228 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £315 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £391 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.02 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-18.23% +28.23%
SQL
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 27.27% 21.25% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 17
Median daily rate £338 £300 £211
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +42.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Worcestershire region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Worcestershire region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -3 3 £228 -32.59% 2
Redditch -1 1 £313 - 3
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) DHCP
3 6 (30.00%) DNS
4 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) vMotion
5 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (20.00%) Veeam
5 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (20.00%) Firmware
5 4 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (20.00%) PowerCLI
6 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) QlikView
7 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Retail
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (10.00%) .NET
7 2 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) HTML
7 2 (10.00%) JavaScript

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) FastStats
1 1 (5.00%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DHCP
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) VLAN
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Business Objects Developer
3 2 (10.00%) CRM Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Excel Developer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Perl Developer
4 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
1 2 (10.00%) EDI
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Migration
1 4 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) ERP
3 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) Release Management
4 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Firmware
2 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) PowerCLI
1 4 (20.00%) vMotion
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Veeam
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Infor
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec